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Mailing Colorectal Cancer Screening Kits Found Effective, Regardless of Financial Incentive

Friday, March 22, 2019 11:00 AM

When patients do not keep up with screening, the risk of death is substantially higher, so Penn Medicine researchers, investigating a new way to boost screening among those who were overdue, found a high number of patients completed at-home ...

Naltrexone Implant Helps HIV Patients with Opioid Dependence Adhere to Medications, Prevent Relapse

Thursday, March 21, 2019 9:53 AM

When patients with HIV who are also battling opioid dependence go without addiction treatment, they are more likely to stop taking their HIV medications than drug-free patients.

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